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UMR 1332 Biologie du Fruit et Pathologie

Annick Moing (Dr)

Senior Scientist in the Metabolism Team of UMR1332 BFP

Tél. +33 5 57 12 25 28  Email :


Engineer Diploma in Agronomy (ENSA Montpellier, France) and PhD in Plant Science (University of Bordeaux, France), followed by 25-years research experience.


Fruit metabolism and metabolomics

Combination of metabolomic data with other types of data

Search for metabolite markers of plant or crop performance

For more information please visit our Metabolism Team Homepage or our Metabolome Facility Homepage


Publications 2018

Atanasova-Penichon V., Legoahec L., Bernillon S., Deborde C., Maucourt  M., Verdal-Bonnin M.N., Pinson-Gadais L., Ponts N., Moing A. & Forget-Richard F. (2018) Mycotoxin biosynthesis and central metabolism are two interlinked pathways in Fusarium graminearum, as demonstrated by the extensive metabolic changes induced by caffeic acid exposure. Applied and Environmental Microbiology 84, e01705-01717.

Beauvoit B., Belouah I., Belmys Cakpo C., Roch L., Bertin N., Colombie S., Dai Z., Gautier H., Génard M., Moing A., Vercambre G. & Gibon Y. (2018) Primary metabolism into perspective to obtain better fruits. Annals of Botany 122, 1-21.

Bernillon S., Maucourt  M., Deborde C., Chéreau S., Jacob D., Priymenko N., Laporte B., Coumoul X., Salles B., Rogowsky P.M., Richard-Forget F. & Moing A. (2018) Characterization of GMO or glyphosate effects on the composition of maize grain and maize-based diet for rat feeding. Metabolomics 14, 36.

Chéreau S., Rogowsky P., Laporte B., Coumoul X., Moing A., Priymenko N., Steinberg P., Wilhelm R., Schiemann J., Salles B. & Richard-Forget F. (2018) Rat feeding trials: contaminants should be assessed in both grains and resulting pellets. Food and Chemical Toxicology 121, 573-582.

Coumoul X., Servien R., Juricek L., Kaddouch-Amar Y., Lippi Y., Berthelot L., Naylies C., Morvan M.L., Antignac J.P., Desdoits-Lethimonier C., Jegou B., Tremblay-Franco M., Canlet C., Debrauwer L., Le Gall C., Laurent J., Gouraud P.A., Cravedi J.P., Jeunesse E., Savy N., Dandere-Abdoulkarim K., Arnich N., Fourès F., Cotton J., Broudin S., Corman B., Moing A., Laporte B., Richard-Forget F., Barouki R., Rogowsky P. & Salles B. (2018) The GMO90+ project: absence of evidence for biologically meaningful effects of genetically modified maize based-diets on Wistar rats after 6-months feeding comparative trial. Toxicological Sciences in press.

Gatesoupe F.J., Fauconneau B., Deborde C., Madji Hounoum B., Jacob D., Moing A., Corraze G. & Médale F. (2018) Intestinal microbiota in rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss, fed diets with different levels of fish-based and plant ingredients: A correlative approach with some plasma metabolites. Aquaculture Nutrition 24, 1563-1576.

Lamari N., Zhendre V., Urrutia M., Bernillon S., Maucourt  M., Deborde C., Prodhomme D., Jacob D., Ballias P., Rolin D., Sellier H., Rabier D., Gibon Y., Giauffret C. & Moing A. (2018) Metabotyping of 30 maize hybrids under early-sowing conditions reveals potential marker-metabolites for breeding. Metabolomics 14, 132.

Roques S., Deborde C., Richard N., Sergent L., Kruz F., Skiba-Cassy S., Fauconneau B. & Moing A. (2018) Characterising alternative diets feeds for rainbow trout (O. mykiss) by 1H-NMR metabolomics. Metabolomics 14, 155.

Stevens R., Baldet P., Bouchet J.P., Causse M., Deborde C., Deschodt C., Faurobert M., Garchery C., Garcia V., Gautier H., Gouble B., Maucourt  M., Moing A., Page D., Petit J., Poessel J.L., Truffault V. & Rothan C. (2018) A systems biology study in tomato fruit reveals correlations between the ascorbate pool and genes involved in ribosome biogenesis, translation and the heat-shock response  Frontiers in Plant Science, section Plant Systems and Synthetic Biology 9, 137.

Wedeking R., Maucourt M., Deborde C., Moing A., Gibon Y., Goldbach H.E. & Wimmer M.A. (2018) 1H-NMR metabolomic profiling reveals a distinct metabolic recovery response in shoots and roots of temporarily drought-stressed sugar beets. PlosOne 13, e0196102

Publications 2017

 Colombié S, Beauvoit B, Nazaret C, Bénard C, Vercambre G, Le Gall S, Biais B, Cabasson C, Maucourt M, Bernillon S, Moing A, Dieuaide-Noubhani M, Mazat J-P, Gibon Y (2017) Respiration climacteric in tomato fruits elucidated by constraint-based modelling. New Phytologist 213:1726-1739

Deborde C, Moing A, Roch L, Jacob D, Rolin D, Giraudeau P (2017) Plant metabolism as studied by NMR spectroscopy. Progress in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy 102-103:61-97

Jacob D, Deborde C, Lefebvre M, Maucourt  M, Moing A (2017) NMRProcFlow: A graphical and interactive tool dedicated to 1D spectra processing for NMR-based metabolomics. Metabolomics 13:36

Musseau C, Just D, Jorly J, Gevaudant F, Moing A, Chevalier C, Lemaire-Chamley M, Rothan C, Fernandez L (2017) Identification of two new mechanisms that regulate fruit growth by cell expansion in tomato. Frontiers in Plant Science, section Plant Physiology 8: 988

Schober D, Jacob D, Wilson M, Cruz JA, Marcu A, Grant JR, Moing A, Deborde C, de Figueiredo LF, Haug K, Rocca-Serra P, Easton J, Ebbels TMD, Hao J, Ludwig C, Günther UL, Rosato A, Klein MS, Lewis IA, Luchinat C, Markley JL, Jones AR, Grauslys A, Larralde M, Yokochi M, Kobayashi N, Porzel A, Griffin JL, Viant MR, Wishart DS, Steinbeck C, Salek RM, Neumann S (2017) nmrML: a community supported open data standard for the description, storage, and exchange of NMR data. Analytical Chemistry : submitted

Publications 2016

Bornet A, Maucourt M, Deborde C, Jacob D, Milani J, Vuichoud B, Ji X, Dumez J-N, Moing A, Bodenhausen G, Jannin S, Giraudeau P (2016) Highly repeatable dissolution dynamic nuclear polarization for heteronuclear NMR metabolomics. Analytical Chemistry 88: 6179–6183

Botton A, Rasori A, Ziliotto F, Moing A, Maucourt  M, Bernillon S, Deborde C, Petterle A, Varotto S, Bonghi C (2016) The peach HECATE3-like gene FLESHY plays a double role during fruit development. Plant Molecular Biology 91: 97-114

Fernandez O, Urrutia M, Bernillon S, Giauffret C, Tardieu F, Le Gouis J, Langlade N, Charcosset A, Moing A, Yves Gibon (2016) Fortune telling: metabolic markers of plant performance. Metabolomics 12: 158

Publications 2011-2015

Allen E, Moing A, Wattis J, Larson T, Maucourt M, Graham IA, Rolin D, Hooks MA (2011) Evidence that ACN1 (acetate non-utilizing 1) prevents carbon leakage from peroxisomes during lipid mobilization in Arabidopsis seedlings. Biochemical Journal 437: 505-513

Allwood JW, Cheung W, Xu Y, Mumm R, de Vos CH, Biais B, Deborde C, Maucourt  M, Rolin D, Moing A, Hall RD, Goodacre R (2014) Metabolomics in melon: a new opportunity for aroma analysis. Phytochemistry 99: 61-72

Allwood JW, de Vos CHR, Moing A, Deborde C, Erban A, Kopka J, Goodacre R, Hall R (2011) Plant metabolomics and its potential for systems biology research: background concepts, technology and methodology. In D Jameson, M Verma, HV Westerhoff, eds, Methods In Systems Biology, Vol 500. Methods in Enzymology JN Abelson, MI Simon, eds, Academic Press, Amsterdam, Netherlands, pp 299-336

Ariizumi T, Kishimoto S, Kakami R, Maoka T, Hirakawa H, Suzuki Y, Ozeki Y, Shirasawa K, Bernillon S, Okabe Y, Moing A, Asamizu E, Rothan C, Ohmiya A, Ezura H (2014) Identification of the Carotenoid Modifying Gene PALE YELLOW PETAL 1 as an Essential Factor in Xanthophyll Esterification and Yellow Flower Pigmentation in Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum). The Plant Journal79:453-465

Baldacci-Cresp F, Maucourt  M, Deborde C, Pierre O, Moing A, Brouquisse R, Favery B, Frendo P (2015) Maturation of nematode-induced galls in Medicago truncatula is related to water status and primary metabolism modifications. Plant Science 232: 77-85

Baldacci F, Chang C, Maucourt M, Deborde C, Hopkins J, Lecomte P, Bernillon S, Brouquisse R, Moing A, Abad P, Hérouart D, Puppo A, Favery B, Frendo P (2012) (homo)glutathione deficiency impairs Meloidogine incognita development in Medicago truncatula. PLoS Pathogens 8: e1002471

Bénard C, Bernillon S, Biais B, Osorio S, Maucourt  M, Ballias P, Deborde C, Colombie S, Cabasson C, Jacob D, Vercambre G, Gautier H, Rolin D, Génard M, Fernie AR, Gibon Y, Moing A (2015) Metabolomic profiling in tomato reveals diel compositional changes in fruit affected by source-sink relationships. Journal of Experimental Botany 66: 3391-3404

Bernillon S, Biais B, Deborde C, Maucourt  M, Cabasson C, Gibon Y, Hansen TH, Husted S, De Vos CH, Mumm R, Jonker H, Ward JL, Miller SJ, Baker JM, Burger J, Tadmor Y, Beale MH, Schjoerring JK, Schäffer AA, Rolin D, Hall RD, Moing A (2013) Metabolomic and elemental profiling of melon fruit quality as affected by genotype and environment. Metabolomics 9: 57-77

Biais B, Bernillon S, Deborde C, Cabasson C, Rolin D, Tadmor Y, Burger J, Schaffer AA, Moing A (2012) Precautions for harvest, sampling, storage and transport of crop plant metabolomics samples. In N Hardy, R Hall, eds, Plant Metabolomics. Methods in Molecular Biology, Humana Press, Totowa, U.S.A., pp 51-63

Calingacion MN, Boualaphanh C, Daygon VD, Anacleto R, Sackville Hamilton R, Biais B, Deborde C, Maucourt  M, Moing A, Mumm R, De Vos CH, Erban A, Kopka J, Hansen TH, Laursen KH, Schjoerring JK, Hall RD, Fitzgerald MA (2012) A genomics and multi-platform metabolomics approach to identify new traits of rice quality in traditional and improved varieties. Metabolomics 8: 771-783

de Vos RCH, Hall R, Moing A (2011) Metabolomics of a model fruit: tomato In R Hall, ed, Biology of Plant Metabolomics, Vol 43. Annual Plant Reviews, Wiley-Blackwell Ltd, Oxford, pp 109-155

Dulaurent AM, Rossi JP, Deborde C, Moing A, Menassieu P, Jactel H (2011) Honeydew feeding increased the longevity of two egg parasitoids of the pine processionary moth. Journal of Applied Entomology 135: 184-194

Dumez J, Milani J, Vuichoud B, Bornet AJP, Lalande-Martin J, Tea I, Yon M, Maucourt M, Deborde C, Moing A, Frydman L, Bodenhausen G, Jannin S, Giraudeau P (2015) Hyperpolarized NMR of plant and cancer cell extracts at natural abundance. Analyst 140: 5860-5863

Ferry-Dumazet H, Gil L, Deborde C, Moing A, Bernillon S, Rolin D, Nicholsky M, de Daruvar A, Jacob D (2011) MeRy-B: a web knowledgebase for the storage, visualization, analysis and annotation of plant 1H-NMR metabolomic profiles. BMC Plant Biology 11: 104-126

Gibon Y, Rolin D, Deborde C, Bernillon S, Moing A (2012) New opportunities in metabolomics and biochemical phenotyping for plant systems biology In U Roessner, ed, Metabolomics, InTech, pp Available from:

Grevenstuk T, Moing A, Maucourt  M, Deborde C, Romano A (2015) Aluminium stress disrupts metabolic performance of Plantago almogravensis plantlets transiently. Biometals: in press

Illa E, Eduardo I, Audergon JM, Barale F, Dirlewanger E, Li XW, Moing A, Lambert P, Le Dantec L, Gao ZS, Poessel JL, Pozzi C, Rossini L, Vecchietti A, Arus P, Howad W (2011) Saturating the Prunus (stone fruits) genome with candidate genes for fruit quality. Molecular Breeding 28: 667-682

Jacob D, Deborde C, Moing A (2013) An efficient spectra processing method for metabolite identification from 1H-NMR metabolomics data. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 405: 5049-5061

Jézéquel T, Deborde C, Maucourt  M, Zhendre V, Moing A, Giraudeau P (2015) Absolute quantification of metabolites in tomato fruit extracts by fast 2D NMR. Metabolomics: in press

Lerceteau-Kohler E, Moing A, Guerin G, Renaud C, Petit A, Rothan C, Denoyes B (2012) Genetic dissection of fruit quality traits in the octoploid cultivated strawberry highlights the role of homoeo-QTL in their control. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 124: 1059-1077

Moing A, Aharoni A, Biais B, Rogachev I, Meir S, Brodsky L, Allwood JW, Erban A, Dunn WB, Kay L, de Koning S, de Vos CHR, Jonker H, Mumm R, Deborde C, Maucourt M, Bernillon S, Gibon Y, Hansen TH, Husted S, Goodacre R, Kopka J, Schjoerring JK, Rolin D, Hall R (2011) Extensive metabolic cross talk in melon fruit revealed by spatial and developmental combinatorial metabolomics. The New Phytologist 190: 683-696

Mounet F, Moing A, Kowalczyk M, Rohrmann J, Petit J, Garcia V, Maucourt M, Yano K, Deborde C, Aoki K, Bergès H, Granell A, Fernie AR, Bellini C, Rothan C, Lemaire-Chamley M (2012) Down-regulation of a single auxin efflux transport protein in tomato induces precocious fruit development. Journal of Experimental Botany 63: 4901-4917

Neily MH, Matsukura C, Maucourt M, Bernillon S, Deborde C, Moing A, Yin Y, Saito T, Mori K, Asamizu E, Rolin D, Moriguchi T, Ezura H (2011) Enhanced polyamine accumulation alters carotenoid metabolism at the transcriptional level in tomato fruit over-expressing spermidine synthase. Journal of Plant Physiology 168: 242-252

Pascual L, Xu J, Biais B, Maucourt M, Ballias P, Bernillon S, Deborde C, Jacob D, Desgroux A, Faurobert M, Bouchet JP, Gibon Y, Moing A, Causse M (2013) Deciphering genetic diversity and inheritance of tomato fruit weight and composition through a systems biology approach. Journal of Experimental Botany 64: 5737-5752

Quentin AG, Pinkard EA, Ryan MG, Tissue DT, Baggett LS, Adams HD, Maillard P, Marchand J, Landhäusser SM, Lacointe A, Gibon Y, Anderegg WRL, Asao S, Atkin OK, Bonhomme M, Claye C, Chow PS, Clément-Vidal A, Davies NW, Dickman LT, Dumbur R, Ellsworth DS, Falk K, Galiano L, Grünzweig JM, Hartmann H, Hoch G, Hood S, Jones JE, Koike T, Kuhlmann I, Lloret F, Maestro M, Mansfield SD, Martínez-Vilalta J, Maucourt M, McDowell NG, Moing A, Muller B, Nebauer SG, Niinemets Ü, Palacio S, Piper F, Raveh E, Richter A, Rolland G, Rosas T, Saint Joanis B, Sala A, Smith RA, Sterck F, Stinziano JR, Tobias M, Unda F, Watanabe M, Way DA, Weerasinghe LK, Wild B, Wiley E, Woodruff DR (2015) Non-structural carbohydrates in woody plants compared among laboratories. Tree Physiology: in press

Rolin D, Deborde C, Maucourt  M, Cabasson C, Fauvelle F, Jacob D, Canlet C, Moing A (2013) High-resolution 1H-NMR spectroscopy and beyond to explore plant metabolome. In D Rolin, ed, Metabolomics coming of age with its technological diversity, Vol 67. Advances in Botanical Research, P Gadal, JP Jacquot, eds, Elsevier, pp 1-66

Salek RM, Neumann S, Schober D, Hummel J, Billiau K, Kopka J, Correa E, Reijmers T, Rosato A, Tenori L, Turano P, Marin S, Deborde C, Jacob D, Rolin D, Dartigues B, Conesa P, Haug K, Rocca-Serra P, O'Hagan S, Hao J, van Vliet M, Sysi-Aho M, Ludwig C, Bouwman J, Cascante M, Ebbels TMD, Griffin JL, Moing A, Nicholsky M, Oresic M, Sansone SA, Viant M, Goodacre R, Gunther UL, Hankemeier T, Luchinat C, Walther D, Steinbeck C (2015) Coordination of standards in metabolomics (COSMOS): facilitating integrated metabolomics data access. Metabolomics: in press